Topics Drupalcon 2010
Run time 68 minutes 38 secondsAudio/Visual sound, color
What is AJAX? AJAX was called AHAH just yesterday (D6), and in the Drupal context it most often means the ability for Drupal forms to dynamically refresh without a page load. So it means cooler forms that don't have to press the submit button all the time - they can dynamically respond to user input.
In this talk we'll cover:
How to use AJAX Forms. It's easy now.
Example: Dependent dropdowns
Module scaffolding and best practices
Theme scaffolding and best practices
Subtopics that will be addressed:
Here's a link to our slides
Some related sessions you may be interested in:
Roger Lopez: Leveraging the Chaos tool suite for module development. Roger will cover the CTools AJAX Command Framework, which has been incorporated into Drupal 7 AJAX but won't be covered in any detail in this session.
kkaefer: Instant Dynamic Forms with #states